Date: 1884 

Description: Back cover featuring a chromolithograph of a young boy driving a team of oxen pulling a Buckeye Twine Binder. At the bottom is a letter that says, in part:...


4th Maine Battery

Date: 1864-04-20 

Description: The 4th Maine artillery battery posed in front of a large building.

Date: 1961-08-08 

Description: Irving Dickman demonstrates his use of small brushes in his paintings to build up the paint, giving the impression of 3-D. The example he is using is his p...

Date: 1940-12 

Description: Interior view of Gerding's Pharmacy. The soda fountain area can be seen on the left, while both the cigar and dental displays are on the right.

Date: 1935-11-06 

Description: Three of the five International trucks, owned by the Gazosa Beverage Company, are parked at an angle outside of the Rainier Distributing Company. Men weari...

Date: 1944-10 

Description: View from crowd of Governor Thomas A. Dewey of New York, the Republican Party presidential candidate, aboard the campaign train.

Date: 1950-07-07 

Description: Three Volunteer Red Cross staff aides register donors at the American Red Cross Blood Center. Left to Right: Mrs. Lyle (Irene) Carpenter, Ruth Peafield,...


Badger Dog Show

Date: 1961-07-02 

Description: Carol Cowley is shown with her Japanese spaniel, Sukie Kun, at the Badger Dog Show held at the Dane County fairgrounds. The dog had the highest score in th...


Young Housewife

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Young housewife wearing apron, leaning forward and looking down. Photograph for the extension project of the International Harvester Co. of Chicago.

Date: 1981 ca.

Description: Close-up of a person cleaning the dipstick for an International Transtar Eagle semi tractor.


Lee Alexander


Description: Full-length studio portrait of Lee Alexander standing in military uniform, including an elaborate helmet and sword.

Date: 1981-05 

Description: Oakfield water tower, Waupun Street.


Description: An unidentified farming family sitting in a wagon.

Date: 1849 

Description: Fort Childs or New Fort Kearny in Nebraska Sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the...

Date: 1957-11-03 

Description: Three men attend the Verona Optimist Club turkey shoot. Thomas Mahoney of Waunakee pays his entry fee at right. At center, club member Farres Harrison coun...

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Engineering photograph of an experimental McCormick-Deering Farmall Regular tractor.

Date: 1928 

Description: Robert M., Jr., and Philip Fox La Follette on a fishing trip in northern Wisconsin.

Date: 1915-02-20 

Description: African American woman and boy use "sedge brush" brooms to sweep a dirt yard as two women - possibly social workers or Agricultural Extension employees - l...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: View of a barber in the West Village taking a nap on the fully reclined shop chair, seen through the shop's front window from the street.

Date: 1926-07-23 ca.

Description: Fake boiler showing glass jars for canning. Original caption reads: "Draw line to show water line when canning with hot water." This photograph was taken a...

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